Below are all our previously published articles and news items - blog posts will be included here too.
There are also 2 wordpress blog sites which we previously used and for whom content is still available, although they are not currently being updated:
SRA Consultation ResponsePost date: 30th of August 2019
On 30 August 2019, YLAL responded to the consultation by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) on the pilot for Part 1 of the Solicitor's Qualifying Exam (SQE).
You can read our response to this consultation below.
Chesterfield MP visits Law CentrePost date: 18th of August 2019
Toby Perkins, MP for Chesterfield visited Derbyshire Law Centre on 6 August 2019.
Toby said about his visit:Read more...
Ealing MP visits Law CentrePost date: 18th of August 2019
Rupa Huq MP for Ealing Central and Acton visited Ealing Law Centre on 9 August 2019:
The morning was spent discussing legal aid.
Ealing Law Centre said:Read more...
Legal aid news - June 2019Post date: 7th of August 2019
Welcome to our update of the latest legal aid and access to justice news from June 2019.Read more...
Kemptown MP visits Brighton Advice CentrePost date: 3rd of August 2019
Lloyd Russell Moyle, MP for Kemptown & Peacehaven, visited Brighton Advice Centre on 1 August 2019.
You can read about Lloyd's visit on Andy Winter's blog - Andy is Chief Executive of Brighton Housing Trust.
Lloyd said about his visit:Read more...
Stretford & Urmston MP visits GMLCPost date: 3rd of August 2019
On 31 July 2019, Kate Green MP visited Greater Manchester Law Centre to learn more about early legal advice.
Kate said of her visit:
MPs: Why Early Advice is ImportantPost date: 28th of July 2019
As part of our #TakeYourMPToWork Campaign, we've been asking MPs to tell us why they think that early legal advice is important:
Dulwich & W. Norwood MP VisitPost date: 28th of July 2019
On 25 July 2019, Helen Hayes MP visited Centre 70. Centre 70 is a London charity specialising in legal advice on Debt, Welfare Benefits, Housing, Utilities Debt and Student Finance. They also have a counselling service.
Helen is MP for Dulwich and West Norwood.
She told us why early legal advice is important:
Runner up poem: Mandy GrovesPost date: 28th of July 2019
Mandy's poem won runner up in our Sir Henry Brooke Essay Prize 2019.
Congratulations Mandy!Read more...